Watchlist
Non-governmental Organization based in United States of America

All Updates

159 entries found
07 Jan 2019 description

This month’s update highlights children and armed conflict concerns and provides recommendations for the protection of children in the situations of Colombia, Mali, and Somalia. It also provides an update on the Security Council Working Group on Children and Armed Conflict conclusion negotiations on the Secretary-General’s update report on the situation of children and armed conflict in Myanmar.

07 Dec 2018 description

This month’s update highlights children and armed conflict concerns and provides recommendations for the protection of children in the situations of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) and Syria. It also provides recommendations for the Security Council Working Group on Children and Armed Conflict conclusion negotiations on the Secretary-General’s update report on the situation of children and armed conflict in Myanmar.

01 Nov 2018 description

This month’s update highlights children and armed conflict concerns and provides recommendations for the protection of children in the Central African Republic (CAR) and Yemen. It also provides an update on the Security Council Working Group on Children and Armed Conflict’s upcoming conclusion negotiations on the Secretary-General’s report on the situation of children and armed conflict in South Sudan, as well as the Secretary-General’s update report on the situation of children and armed conflict in Myanmar.

05 Oct 2018 description

This month’s update highlights children and armed conflict concerns and provides recommendations for the protection of children in the situations of South Sudan and Sudan. It also provides an update on the Security Council Working Group on Children and Armed Conflict’s upcoming conclusion negotiations regarding the Secretary-General’s report on the situation of children and armed conflict in Myanmar.

19 Sep 2018 description

1. Advocacy

For Watchlist advocacy, 2017 was marked by a rigorous and sustained campaign targeting the new UN Secretary-General to put children above politics. This follows several years of politicization of the Secretary-General’s annual report on children and armed conflict and its annexed list of child rights violators, including Saudi Arabia’s threat in 2016 to pull all UN funding if the Saudi-led coalition was not removed from the annexes.

Campaign to Ensure a Credible and Complete Listing of Child Rights Violators